Interactive Maps: "What Could Disappear"

"Maps show coastal and low-lying areas that would be permanently flooded, without engineered protection, in three levels of higher seas. Percentages are the portion of dry, habitable land within the city limits of places listed that would be permanently submerged. "

Baden Copeland, Josh Keller and Bill Marsh produced the set of interactive maps for the New York Times November 24, 2012.


Opinion: "Paying for Future Catastrophes" (New York Times Sunday Review)

Opinion: "Rising Seas, Vanishing Coastlines" (New York Times Sunday Review)

Opinion: "Is This the End?" (New York Times Sunday Review)

"After Sandy, A Building Debate at Shore" (Philadelphia Inquirer)

Source: NY Times, 11/26/2012